New York City Police Museum – Family Day
100 Old Slip (between Water and South Streets)
Sun, May 22, 2011, 10 am – Sun, May 22, 2011, 4 pm
The New York City Police Museum invites families to salute New York’s Finest! Enjoy a fun-filled day with free activities and snacks while learning about the different departments and units of the NYPD, such as the Mounted Unit and the Emergency Services Unit (ESU).
Hudson River Pageant 2011 – Earth Celebrations
West Side Highway (between Battery Place and West 59th Street)
Sat, May 21, 2011, 1 pm – 5 pm
The third annual, free parade of performance art is inspired by the native species and habitats of the Hudson River.
5th Annual Dance Parade
21Street and Broadway
Sat, May 21, 2011, 1 pm – 7 pm
Dance Parade New York, the world’s only parade to exclusively celebrate and showcase the diversity of dance, will celebrate its fifth year with tens of thousands of participants and spectators.
Harlem Speaks: Bennie Wallace, Saxophonist
National Jazz Museum in Harlem
104 East 126th Street
Thurs, May 19, 2011, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tenor saxophonist Bennie Wallace made waves throughout the jazz world in the late 1970s with his debut recording, The Fourteen Bar Blues. Thereafter, with an unflagging respect and affection for classic jazz, he repeatedly represented his own progressive take on the music. He speaks this week at the National Jazz Museum in Harlem.
Beekeeping Workshop – Spring Hive Inspection
West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, The Bronx
Sat, May 21, 2011, 11 am
Don hat, veil and gloves—bring your own or borrow ours—and join urban beekeeper Roger Repohl for a hands-on look at the Wave Hill hives.
Alejandro Jodorowsky: The Holy Mountain
22-25 Jackson Avenue (at 46th Avenue)
Sun, May 22, 2011 – Thurs, June 30, 2011
MoMA PS1 presents Alejandro Jodorowsky’s 1973 cult film The Holy Mountain in a cinematic setting, played continuously with starting times at noon, 2 pm and 4 pm during regular museum hours in the Third Floor Main Gallery.